News of the day | 2019-07-11

News of the day

11 July, 2019 12:00 AM printer

News of the day

France’s former president Francois Hollande testified as a witness at the request of a Brazilian judge in a corruption probe involving a $4.5 billion tender for fighter jets, an aide said on Wednesday. Prosecutors are looking into how the Brazilian government wrapped up more than a decade of negotiations in December 2013 for 36 Gripen fighter jets from Sweden at the expense of France’s Rafale and Boeing’s Super Hornet.

 


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